What is money? Where does our money come from?

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Old Jul 30, 2016, 3:14pm   #441
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"But the quotation, it says in Exodus, "If thou lend money to any of my people that is poor by thee, thou shalt not be to him as an usurer. Neither shalt thou lay upon him usury." "

" And therefore, the only people who were allowed to loan were Jews, because they weren't subject to the--even though it's actually the Book of Exodus--but they weren't subject to the same interpretation. So, it was considered immoral."

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